Traversing the landscape from graduate student to early career psychologist can be challenging. This two-volume series offers useful tools and advice for those on the journey. ...
The Department of Veterans Affairs and APA are working to improve treatment for veterans in new ways Hiring 1,000 more mental health professionals and increasing the ...
The latest salary report from APA finds that psychologists in the middle of the country outearn their peers In May, APA's Center for Workforce Studies (CWS) released its ...
Unlocking Consumer Shopping Behavior
APA Fellow Kit Yarrow is a well-known researcher on consumer behavior. Yarrow does not believe retail is dead, far from it.
"There's no way to succeed in retail today without understanding consumer psychology," she says. "Consumers actually don’t want to shop online. They want to go to stores, but not the way they are now."Read More
Technology, Mind and Society: An Interdisciplinary Conference
The American Psychological Association will hold an interdisciplinary conference on Technology, Mind, and Society in Washington, DC, on April 5-7, 2018.
The conference will provide a venue for reporting and assessing current efforts to understand and shape the interactions of human beings and technology, for identifying priorities for future work, and for promoting exchange and collaboration among participants. Keynote talks will feature leading experts who work at the intersection of psychology and technology and represent contrasting perspectives and goals. The program will also include poster presentations and peer-reviewed paper presentations.Learn More
“As an international psychologist, APA membership keeps me connected to a broader psychological community, and helps me form vital connections to further my career and the practice of psychology abroad.”George Hu / Early Career Psychologist
“APA publications and the annual conference allow me to stay up-to-date with the most current research. It also allows me to expand my interest.”Kathie Nunley / Teacher Affiliate
Student Loan Management
IonTuition, a web-based service that helps you manage student loan repayment, is now available at no charge to all APA members as part of your membership.
Plug into topic- and interest-based groups in one of APA's 54 divisions.
Division meetings provide an excellent opportunity to network with colleagues who share your professional interests.
APA’s 54 divisions are interest groups organized by members. Some represent subdisciplines of psychology (e.g., experimental, social or clinical) while others focus on topical areas such as aging, ethnic minorities or trauma.Join a Division
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